Gov. announces new funding to help home buyers, freeze foreclosures

Governor Deval Patrick announced $9 million in new funding for the ONE Mortgage program

Mayor endorses Sheriff Tompkins

Mayor Martin Walsh endorses Sheriff Steve Tompkins at his Dudley Square campaign office opening

Freedom Trail gets upgraded markings

Historical walk in downtown Boston gets new markings

Special screening of new documentary, “Freedom Summer”

Documentary on civil Rights Movement screening at the Strand June 23

Walsh administration solicits ideas for civic academies

Mayor soliciting ideas for program to help Bostonians become more civically active

Labor coalition pushing for higher wages as Senate approves $11/hour minimum wage

A coalition of labor and community organizations is launching a campaign to increase wages for the city’s lowest-paid workers.

Blacks, Latinos, Asians cite gains in Democratic Party

After eight years with an African American governor, blacks, Latinos, Asians exert more influence on Democratic Party politics.

Sheriff Tompkins touts progress, endorsements as he faces first election

Sheriff Steve Tompkins is focused on reducing recidivism among inmates in the Suffolk County House of Corrections and reducing violence in the the communities of Boston, Chelsea, Revere and Winthrop.

What' Hot in the City June 16th

From concerts, comedy and food festivals around the city, there’s a lot to keep you busy this week. Here’s a look at what’s hot!

The BASE Celebrates Student Athletes’ Success at College and Career Draft Day

It was an evening of unparalleled inspiration. On Monday, June 9th, approximately 100 players, alumni, their families, donors, board members and friends of The BASE gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of 20 graduating high school seniors, each of whom announced ...

YWCA Boston celebrates 20 years of women achievers

YWCA Boston celebrates the 20th anniversary of its Academy of Women Achievers

Boston Common Frog Pond opens June 28

Boston Common Frog Pond opens June 28

Nick Martin named spokesman for BRA

Nick Martin has been appointed Director of Communications for the Boston Redevelopment Authority.

Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center steps up veterans services

Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center pledges to increase by 40 percent the number of veterans participating in its behavioral health program, which offers treatment for post-traumatic stress disorders.

Mayor’s Garden Contest encourages beautification of Boston

Boston Parks and Recreation Department urges residents to register on their website for garden contest by July 11th deadline